bald-faced

[bawld-feyst]

adjective


Origin of bald-faced

First recorded in 1640–50
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  • The Bald-faced Kid glanced at the horse and his jaw dropped.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan

  • It was the Bald-faced Kid, breathless, his brow beaded with perspiration.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan

  • He was, as the Bald-faced Kid said to himself, "a sad looking mess."

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan

  • "I'll take a chance," said the Bald-faced Kid, reaching for the money.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan

  • The Bald-faced Kid was beginning to show signs of exasperation.

    Old Man Curry

    Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan